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Newcastle’s Laing Art Gallery explores the family in art

Newcastle’s Laing Art Gallery explores the family in art

Other posts by  |  Steve Smith on Google+ |  May 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Great works of art by David Hockney, William Hogarth and Thomas Gainsbourgh will be featured in Family Matters: the Family in British Art, at the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle until September. The show is part of the Great British Art Debate. The themes of the show include Inheritance; Childhood; Parenting; Couples & Kinship; Home and will be illustrated through film and photography, painting and sculpture.

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Festival of the North East 2013 and Northumberland’s Kathryn Tickell

Festival of the North East 2013 and Northumberland’s Kathryn Tickell

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  November 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Northumbrian musician Kathry Tickell wants the North East of England to have a Year of festivals set to lift the North East of England in 2013. Speaking to local newspaper The Journal, she wants a festival to showcase the innovation and creativity of the North East.

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